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Mdina Old City

Pjazza San Publiju, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
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“silent city” (786 reviews)
“narrow streets” (635 reviews)
“city walls” (193 reviews)
Pjazza San Publiju, Mdina, Island of Malta, Malta
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Definitely a must visit place if you go to Malta - and that both day and night time. I would though recommend early evening and then add a visit to one of the restaurants in the old city....or the famous cake house Good for families...More

Thank Jacobnielsen45963
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Went there on a momentary flash in the pan, and I am glad I did, what a place it is. It is a beautiful and quite place to visit. The outer walls WOW you could build a home 🏡 in the wall. I would recommend...More

Thank ianwhittaker34
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The silent city indeed....great atmosphere,you can walk among the narrow streets and discover the city!

Thank Thodoris V
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is an unusual place to visit the silence is always noticeable the buildings are fantastic and the scenery from the cafe is spectacular

Thank peteknapton
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is by far the best place and nicest place I have ever seen s far and not because I live on the island but for the history and the story there is in this city. This is called the silent city and it is...More

Thank noel s
Reviewed 15 November 2016

everyone must visit the old city in Mdina. The arcitecture is beautiful. You will find here nice shop with hand made glas, place with great ice cream, beautiful church. You can take here a trip on horse carrige.

Thank Andrea O
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A very nice town with lots to see. Very interesting with lovely architecture and nice place to ro relax and have a coffee, ice cream or lunch - it's well worth a visit.

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Mdina is a small medieval town with magnificent palaces, town houses, cathedrals, churches, restaurants and museums amongst small squares and narrow winding well kept roads. An experience to visit both during the day and late afternoon where all streets all lit up with yellow light...More

Thank A649SCritac
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Mdina the Silent City is what it is named for. The quietness and the history behind this City is amazing. So many stories I have heard and read have truly placed my heart in Malta.

Thank Lorraine G
Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you are interested in the history of Malta then this is a must see. Wander through the ancient streets taking in the atmosphere and stop for a while in a small cafe. A fantastic experience complete with shows and exhibitions showing the history of...More

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Barbara G
28 August 2017|
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Response from Slavnist | Reviewed this property |
The easiest way is by local bus, you need to catch one to 'Rabat Interchange' which is right outside Mdina entrance.
Barbara G
28 August 2017|
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Response from Roger B | Reviewed this property |
The public transport is good. We used the €15 card with 12 single rides. Driving a car is more expensive and they drive terrible.
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19 July 2017|
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Response from Harminder S | Reviewed this property |
No need to worry, English is spoken everywhere and info is available in English most of the time. If you fancy a Horse & Cart through the city will cost about 50Euros and if you combine with tour to Rabat (very nice St Pauls... More